At a meeting of war veterans in Tel Aviv in 1946, the Finns were almost thrown out as traitors.
And Morsi sent his new ambassador to Tel Aviv with a "message of peace."
Calling Tel Aviv a bubble in this context confuses the issue.
"I think Arab citizens take their citizenship seriously, but the state doesn't," said Tel Aviv University professor Amal Jamal.
Tel Aviv – If hell were a travel destination, Qusay Omran would be its unofficial tour guide.
And Perlmutter, the TV executive, says his experience in Tel Aviv made other cities pale in comparison.
The Mejdi tour was the first time Tel Aviv University student Tamar Elman had heard guides debate such contentious issues.
Is it only the West Bank that is occupied, or also Tel Aviv?
When Hebron makes it to the media the yawning gap between Hebron and Tel Aviv is bridged for a minute or two.
Shenhav, an Israeli sociologist who teaches at Tel Aviv University, recently published Beyond the Two-State Solution.